A Partridge in a Pear Tree by Jenny Wiebe

A Partridge in a Pear Tree

Knitting
November 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
60 - 150 yards (55 - 137 m)
Newborn (Baby, Toddler, Child, Adult S, L)
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A Partridge in a Pear Tree was the 3rd Christmas hat designed specifically to raise funds for a family in need at Christmas. For the 2017 Christmas season all proceeds went toward supporting a family in need. Thank you for supporting this cause.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS –
Newborn (Baby, Toddler, Child, Adult S, L)
To fit head size: 14 ½ (15 ½, 17 ½, 19 ½, 21, 22 ¼) in – 37 (39.5, 44.5, 49.5, 53.5, 56.5) cm
Finished Size: 13 ¾ (14 ½, 16, 17 ¾, 19, 20 ¼) in – 35 (37, 40.5, 45, 48.5, 51.5) cm

MATERIALS
Madelinetosh Tosh DK – DK, 100% Merino Wool, 225 yards – 205 meters / 100 grams –
Color A (Red) – 25 (30, 35, 45, 55, 65) yards – 30 (35, 40, 50, 60, 75) meters
Color B (White) – 35 (45, 55, 70, 80, 90) yards – 40 (50, 60, 80, 90, 100) meters
US 5 / 3.5 mm circular or double pointed needles (DPNs)
US 6 / 4 mm circular and DPNs

GAUGE
22 stitches and 28 rows per 4 inch – 10 cm in stockinette, working the colorwork in the round, with US 6 / 4 mm needle, blocked. The hat is intended to be worn with 1-2 in – 2.5-5 cm of negative ease – be sure to keep your floats loose so that the hat will stretch, or consider going up a size if your colorwork gauge is typically tight.

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